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Welcome to Matamoras ...

The village of Matamoras is located in Washington County<1>.

The location of Matamoras has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Matamoras has a population of 865 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Matamoras.

Matamoras is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Matamoras lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Matamoras lies within the (740) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Matamoras had an population of 865 people. This is a decrease of 3.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Matamoras had a population of 896 people. This makes Matamoras the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 896 people, the population of Matamoras decreased 6.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 957 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Matamoras.

Communities Also Named Matamoras ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Matamoras - they are located in Indiana and Pennsylvania (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Matamoras.

Communities near Matamoras ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Matamoras.

  • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<6>
  • Paden City [Tyler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
    • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<6>
  • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodsfield
    • Woodsfield [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodsfield<6>
  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
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      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sistersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sistersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sistersville<6>
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<6>
    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<6>
    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellenboro
      • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellenboro<6>
    • Lewisville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisville
      • Lewisville [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisville

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Matamoras. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Matamoras.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Matamoras. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Matamoras.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Matamoras. See our Newspapers Page for Matamoras.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matamoras ...

Looking for more information about Matamoras? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Matamoras, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Matamoras.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Washington County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Matamoras. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Matamoras.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Matamoras - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Matamoras) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Matamoras. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Matamoras

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matamoras. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5203, Longitude: -81.0685       In this case, the coordinates for Matamoras have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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